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(Solved): 2) Figure 2 shows the backfill behind a smooth retaining wall. i) Determine the total thrust on the ...




2) Figure 2 shows the backfill behind a smooth retaining wall.
i) Determine the total thrust on the back of the wall.
ii) At
2) Figure 2 shows the backfill behind a smooth retaining wall. i) Determine the total thrust on the back of the wall. ii) At what height above the base does the horizontal thrust act? FIGURE 2


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i) Given, ?1=?1g=1,750(9.811,000)=17.2KN/m3, ?2=?2g=1,950(9.811,000)=19.1KN/m3, ?w=9.81KN/m3, C1=10KN/m2, ?1=00,?2=
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